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I Miss Texas

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    It's Warm There

    "Honor the Texas flag; I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one state under God, one and indivisible." As far as I know, Texas is the only state with its own Pledge of Allegiance. Hank Hill is my hero.
    astounded1088 astounded1088 31-35, M Feb 7, 2012

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    Take Me Back To Texas

    Take me back to Texas where the wild bluebonnets grow Saddle up my quarter hoss, and southwest, ho! we’ll go I long to see that Western sky o’er where my soul was born Please take my back to Texas where I’ll no longer mourn Take me back to Houston, the city of my birth...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M Sep 18, 2011

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    Home Sick For Texas

    Hi, I from Texas and I lived in Washington state for almost six years now and each day gets worse for me feeling home sick. I moved to Washington to save a marriage that ended up failing and I regret every day making the choice to move. I have a seven year old daughter who lives...
    Rufus83 Rufus83 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 9, 2012

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    I Miss Home

    Iv'e been here in the frozen tundra of Michigan for 18 years now for work but while I live here, my home is in Dallas.I was born and raised there. Stayed for the first 33 years of my life.  My folks (there are 6 gnerations of us from Dallas) who still live in Turtle Creek...
    DlsNative DlsNative 51-55 Apr 10, 2008

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    I Miss Texas

    I've lived in Illinois now for the last 13 years.  All of my family still lives in Texas and I miss them so much.  My oldest son was born in Texas and he loves it.    It's one of the things that if you born in Texas you are so proud of it.  Yep...
    tks tks 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2007

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    Abnormal Living?

    So... its been almost two months since I left Texas and I miss it already. We moved to a small town in the state of Washington on the Idaho border. The landscape is nice and beautiful...but its not Texas. We moved here to help my wife's mother who has MS... so at times that is...
    Silent24Clock Silent24Clock 31-35 Aug 13, 2009

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    :-(

    I can't believe I am saying this but yes, I too miss Texas.  It is hot and made me sweaty but the more I think about the many places I have been in my life I admit that I miss the people of Texas.  I miss the Tex-Mex food, great cupcakes with sprinkles on top, and I...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2009

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    Going back next week to visit a few family

    members. XD lol I just miss the view tbh
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 14

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    Native Houstonian

    When we were living in Central Florida, I really missed my hometown of Houston, badly.  Having left when I was six months pregnant was, at first, an exciting venture.  But, after our son was born, I realized how very lonely I was, for my friends and even my crazy family...
    hippieheart hippieheart 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2007

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    Darkness

    We're all the same.Men,women,people,children.........Everyone misses something.Money,love,health,dignity.....But just that,those things we don't have but want and need,those things make us unique,make us who we are.They say that all bad things happen for a reason,that in all...
    astucky astucky 22-25, M Jan 12, 2012

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    Want to Move

    I'm from Iowa. I guess I like it, but it's cold. So far in my life, the Army has brought me to Texas 3 times. It's been great- San Antonio and Fort Hood. Weekend passes and shooting guns. Where a man can be manly and not have to kiss everybody's butt like you do here in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 18, 2009

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    I moved to Indiana in May of 2014.

    I missing Texas badly. I feel so out of place in southern Indiana even though people here are friendly.
    ars196 ars196 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    In A Foreign Land

    moved to denver thinking it would be similar to Austin...  It's not even a close 2nd.  The mountains are beautiful, but the food is sorely lacking here.  LODO is full of cheese balls and there are no decent lakes to be found.  I wouldn't advise swimming in the...
    thedeadtexan thedeadtexan 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 7, 2009

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    I'm Going Back To Texas

    I was born and raised in the Galveston/Houston area.  I went to school and worked in the Dallas area for 10 years.  At age 28, in 1988, I moved to New England.  I hate it here.  I miss Texas so much.  I'm finally going to move back in late summer of 2012...
    dsrtflwr dsrtflwr 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    A Texas Girl Living In England

    I moved to England back in September 2006.  I love England, but sometimes I get homesick for Texas because we all know that Texas has the best food and the nicest people .  My family lives in Texas still, and I miss them immensely. Loads of people in England think I'm...
    NostalgicLies NostalgicLies 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 30, 2008

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    How I Miss Texas

    I was born in Louisiana near the border with Texas, but before I was a year old, we moved to Texas. First it was near Plano, but I've lived all over the Dallas area. I moved to Knoxville because I got a great deal on tuition at UT (the other one). But I am still an Aggie at heart...
    triggeramis triggeramis 22-25 May 1, 2011

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    A Home From Home

    I have visited Texas 7 times over the last 5 years and I absolutely love it, there can not be any better State...I was baptised there, and have had some I the most wonderful times with friends and family there...I miss Texas and one day I'm gonna get there permanently
    Mandyf83 Mandyf83 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2013

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    No Place Like Home

    Some may think I am crazy, and maybe I am, but I am living in Hawaii right now for the job, military, and the only place I want to be is in Texas. Sure Hawaii is nice, warm all year round, no offense to anybody that lives up north, but the fact is it is warm all year round...
    NavySailor NavySailor 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 17, 2011

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    Why Did We Move?

    I lived in Texas most my life. I grew up there. Someday I will go back, but now I live in Wisconsin. Someday, I'll refer to it as home, but Texas will always be the best home in the world. Whenever I hear a song, or see a picture, that reminds me of Texas, I start bawling.
    izzysolenne izzysolenne 13-15 May 17, 2012

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    There Is No Place Like Texas

    My husband is in the military and we just moved from San Antonio to the Baltimore area in Maryland. I miss the southern hospitality and the yummy Tex-Mex food. The people here are cold and rude. I am having such a hard time adjusting..
    rcbob rcbob 22-25, F Aug 4, 2009

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    I was raised in Houston.

    I now reside in Georgia; its nice, though I miss Texas. There is no Taco Cabana or What-A-Burger here.
    djag2007 djag2007 26-30, M Jun 10, 2014

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    Lost Without Texas.

    Born and raised in Laredo, but my heart is in San Antonio, and im stuck in this hell whole known as Manassas, VA. i have lived here for over a year and i cant seem to make any friends here, everyone is so stuck up and i cant grasp the mentality of these morons in D.C. i have...
    us0933 us0933 26-30 2 Responses Jul 15, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    In relation to my post on "I Am In Love With My Teacher" it has obviously been a very long time since I've been at school and this is about the OTHER teacher I loved in a non...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 23 mins ago

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    When I was 4 years old, my dad died in a plane crash. It has been 15 years since he died. I don't even remember his face. I don't remember anything about him. I don't know if I...
    cortneycrimson cortneycrimson 16-17, F 28 mins ago

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    i am missing my two closest angels in my heart they have moved new city but i will always see them on weekends i miss them both terribly n hoping that one day we will all be back...
    atomicbombastar atomicbombastar 26-30, M 2 hrs ago

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    I didn't think my feelings would be so strong.I miss you terribly but trying not to text you. I must move on.
    TakeAwayThePain TakeAwayThePain 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I miss my boyfriend, he lives in India and I live in the U.S (San Diego) it's hard to connect with him, he is always busy. We texts everyday and sometimes we video chat, and I...
    madonnajenny123 madonnajenny123 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    Yesterday, my girlfriend and I lost our beloved little Betta, his name was Captain Jack. We grew really attached over the course of the year that we had him. He was not just our...
    ShirDog ShirDog 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

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    I live in Jefferson city, Missouri
    midmoguy1 midmoguy1 36-40, M 6 hrs ago

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    It has been 10 days since I last saw you and 8 since we last had any contact and I was doing okay … Not fine, but okay.But today it hit me, the missing you hit me like a...
    ctstranger ctstranger 41-45, F 7 hrs ago

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    I don't know what went wrong. It was not that long ago when she was well, but this past week she has been on a downward spiral. Her reality has been distorted. She cannot tell what...
    TravelDreamer TravelDreamer 31-35, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I am in Amarillo Texas now!
    Nebmom2 Nebmom2 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    The majority of my family was born in Texas. Me, my mom, biological father, stepdad, sister, my aunts and uncles, my grandparents, my great grandparents, my first uncle's family...
    odessa94 odessa94 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It has been three years since my beloved angel came to me and healed me. I never thought I would live for three more years back then much less be doing as well as I am today. The...
    TheBlessedOne TheBlessedOne 51-55, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    i miss my ex gf, we broken up 2 weeks ago bc of my trust issue. i hate myself for being like this but it isnt my fault for having these problems. in my past i gotten so badly hurt...
    LONELYGUY95 LONELYGUY95 18-21, M a week ago

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    I miss him a lot more now. He used to pick me up sometimes at work during lunch and take me to White Castle. Sometimes we didn't go anywhere.We would just park towards a wall and...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Texas born and raised, baby! I'm originally from Fort Worth, Texas. Greatest part of Texas. I moved to Houston with my family back when I was 10. I ******* love my state and my...
    Perseph0ne Perseph0ne 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 25

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    I miss being loved by someone. I miss being in love with someone. I miss being in someone's arms, talking about the future and cuddling. I want to be loved someday.
    spaghetti12 spaghetti12 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I miss some of my childhood but most of it was very unhappy because I came from an abusive home. But I do miss mostly being ten-14 because that was when I got a little bit more...
    BunheadSalamander BunheadSalamander 16-17, F Aug 24

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    I miss waking up next to someone and lying in their arms or vice versa. or staying up all night just talking about life whilst cuddling, I miss that feeling of knowing somebody...
    tommoz19 tommoz19 18-21, M Aug 24

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    I miss having someone in my life who loves me, who is in love with me. I miss being in love with that special someone. I miss being able to say I love you. I miss having someone...
    Starsatnight1 Starsatnight1 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    How can you miss a person if you never met them when they are alive? Never smelt, never hugged, never chatted... I do, I miss a person like that. I had vacation and during vacation...
    Katerinafaith Katerinafaith 18-21, F Aug 24

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    I miss you! it is hard going from thousands of texts and phone calls daily to nothing.. I can't help it I will miss you..it is soo hard.. I can't talk to you or hear u right. now...
    missjdragon20 missjdragon20 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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